Albany County WY Information


Albany County Subdivisions

Albany County WY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 38,801
Population in Households 36,521
Population in Familes 22,079
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,280
Population Density1 9
Diversity Index2 36


Total Households 16,792
Average Household Size 2.17
Family Households 7,732
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 19,493 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,739 (39.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 9,053 (46.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,701 (13.9%)
Median Home Value $231,923
Average Home Value $263,510


Median Household Income $43,190
Average Household Income $63,509
Per Capita Income $28,511
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.07% 1.2%
Households 1.09% 1.25%
Families 0.64% 0.97%
Median Household Income   0.1%
Per Capita Income   1.24%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Albany County WY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Albany County to the other 23 counties and county equivalents in Wyoming by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 6 78th
Population Density1 # 6 78th
Diversity Index2 # 7 74th
Median Household Income # 21 13th
Per Capita Income # 13 48th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Wyoming Census Data Comparison Tool.